3 workers injured at West Virginia chemical plant

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MOUNDSVILLE, WV (AP) – Officials say three workers have been injured at a West Virginia chemical plant.

The incident happened Sunday evening at the Westlake Chemical plant, which produces chlorine. Details of what happened at the Marshall County facility weren’t immediately released. Marshall County Emergency Management Agency Director Tom Hart said one worker was taken to the hospital by ambulance and two others were transported by personnel at the plant.

Route 2 was closed briefly but has reopened.

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